… or maybe I should have titled this “How I am Spending My Staycation” because I have another day to go. We do lots of staycations. We love going places
Is the “Old School” Obsolete?
It’s amazing how one blog post can lead to another. Last week, I vowed to go old school with blog posting and reading. Well, that plan encountered a few snags.
How Social Media (almost) Killed My Blog
Anyone looking over this website for the first time will justifiably come to the conclusion that I have lost interest in blogging. That’s really not true at all. I merely
Finishing the Danged Books
I have what I think is a good reason for not blogging lately. I have just been finishing the danged books. It seems that I put up this new website
An Amused Shopper’s First Ikea Experience
Thomas, the oh, so proper British voice on Waze, got the pronunciation wrong. “Turn right. Then, keep right. Then, Eekaya will be on the right.” “EEkaya,” I said. “Is it
My Summer. And Fall. And Winter …
Hi, everyone, and Happy New Year! A very belated Happy New year. Here’s what I’ve been doing: Music I mentioned that I had taken up the violin again. It’s been
New Web Home! For Real This Time!
Well, I had a few hiccups, but I have finally completed my move into my new web home. This last step–which required intervention by the folk at wordpress.com, was to
Unforgivable. I have not posted since May. And with a brand-new website, too! But I’ve been writing. A lot. I like to have two things going on, so while I
So I had the good fortune of losing my Fitbit …
Why was that a good thing? Sometimes good things come in roundabout ways. Problem: I couldn’t sleep through the night. Solution: I bought a Fitbit One to help me track
New Web Home!
I am very excited to be using a self-hosted website once again! I found SiteGround just a week ago and selected it because their focus on fighting hackers, which is